LYDIA, Hierocaesarea
AE17. 3.45g, 16.6mm
MINTED: LYDIA, Hierocaesarea. 1st century AD
REF: SNG von Aulock 2955; SNG Cop 178
OBVERSE: Draped bust of Artemis right, bow and quiver over shoulder.

REVERSE: IEPOKAICAPEΩN, forepart of stag right.



Almost Very Fine. Warm dark brown and tan surfaces.

An attractive small bronze.


Historical Notes:

Hierocaesarea was a town close to the city of Thyateira in Lydia.  Judging from its coinage, Artemis was the patron deity of the town.

PSEUDO-AUTONOMOUS . LYDIA, Hierocaesarea . 1st century AD . AE17 . Artemis/Stag

SKU: 1780
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